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Board: Digestive Disorders 02-01-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 349
Posted By renegaderob18
I'm Lost And Need Help

I am a 37 year old male that is average weight. I have a questions about my digestive system, but need to give you a little info why. I take a med called xyrem, for my narcolepsy and such. It is a...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 12-10-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 288
Posted By renegaderob18
Knee Rheumatoid Arthritis

I'm going to make a long story short. I am a 37 year old male that is average weight. I have had 3 knee surgeries in 3 years. 2 for clean up and chondromalacia grade 2 and 3 and the 3rd surgery was...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 12-07-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: I'm Lost

I see my ortho this Tuesday. I want to see what he sees when looking at the MRI. I know sometimes what the MRI report says and what the ortho doc sees when he look at the MRI are two different...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 12-03-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By renegaderob18
I'm Lost

I've had 3 knee surgeries in the last 4 years. All have been for chondromalacia and clean up. The third one was also for a micro-fracture. Anyway, my previous 3 MRI's have shown grade 2 and 3...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 10-05-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,127
Posted By renegaderob18
Knee Help

I want to see if someone can help me. I am a 36 year old male that is 6ft and 180lbs. I have pain in both of my knees on the inside. I have had three right knee surgeries mainly for clean up and...
Board: Arthritis 07-25-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1
Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis Help....
Views: 1,077
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Rheumatoid Arthritis Help....

I forgot to say I do have arthritis from c1-t2 in my neck area and very tiny bone spurs in that area and have tried shots, but they have not worked.
Board: Arthritis 07-25-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1
Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis Help....
Views: 1,077
Posted By renegaderob18
Rheumatoid Arthritis Help....

I am a 36 year old male. I've had 17 total surgeries. the main ones are 4 on the right shoulder and 4 on the left shoulder (bone spurs and tears), 3 on the right knee(chondromalacia, loss of...
Board: Parenting Issues 06-20-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Can Someone Help?

Trust me I've been pulling my hair out trying to find a way to help him. We have tried everything conservative before meds. We have worked closely with his teacher to get info back as well. It does...
Board: Parenting Issues 06-19-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By renegaderob18
Can Someone Help?

I have a long story, but gonna try to make it short. I have an almost 8 year old step son who has anger issues. He will do things like leave marks on his older brother, throw remotes, scream, etc. It...
Board: Degenerative Diseases 03-07-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,957
Posted By renegaderob18
Cervical spine Help

Had an MRI 18 months ago and it showed herniated disc at c4-5 and c5-6. The neck specialist wanted to do an artificial disc replacement, but something told me to wait. Since it's been 18 moths I just...
Board: Sleep Disorders 12-22-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 467
Posted By renegaderob18
Narcolepsy Anyone?

I have an asv/bipap machine for sleep apnea and now found out that I have narcolepsy and the sleep doc has put me on nevigul 250 when I wake and 100mgs at lunch. It's been almost 2 weeks and nothing...
Board: Sleep Disorders 12-13-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: staying asleep

I have been going through a lot of different things and some I still am. First off are you using any type of machine(cpap,bipap, etc.) and if so how long? It could take up to a few months for your...
Board: Sleep Disorders 11-08-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 435
Posted By renegaderob18
Can Anyone Help?

I am on asv machine at night for central and obstructive sleep apnea. Been on it for a little over a month after being on a bipap for 2 years. With my asv machine I only average 1 time an hour I stop...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 10-14-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Left Foot Hyprocure Procedure Just Done

Been 6 days since surgery and I am feeling great. On Saturday 4 days after surgery I was walking around the house fully without the boot. I only wear the boot when I am out. I still have another 2...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 10-11-2013, 04:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Left Foot Hyprocure Procedure Just Done

I'm about 68 hours out from my hyprocure surgery. When I saw the doc yesterday, not much has changed. H only told me to start moving the foot as much as I can and everything looked great. I believe I...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 10-10-2013, 04:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By renegaderob18
Left Foot Hyprocure Procedure Just Done

I updates everyone when I had my right foot done about 2 months ago and promised when I had the left done I will update that. I had the left one done on Tuesday 10-8-13. Tuesday there isn't much to...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 10-10-2013, 04:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,655
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Just had Hyprocure procedure done. Here is info for you.

Sorry it took a while for me to reply. I've been real busy, but I have just had my left foot done with the hyprocure procedure Tuesday, which I am going to start a whole new post on. To answer your...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 08-21-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 308
Posted By renegaderob18
Drop Foot Help

My girlfriend has had drop foot about 2 years. She went to go see a doc after a year that she had it when she had the money. The doc said since it was a year surgery would not work, because the...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 08-21-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 349
Posted By renegaderob18
Knee Injection Help

I am looking to get knee injections due to arthritis in my knee. I am 35 and have had surgeries, but the docs want me to wait at least another 10 years if I can before TKR. Anyway I want to here from...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 08-21-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,655
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Just had Hyprocure procedure done. Here is info for you.

The doctor said I had no arch at all in both my feet. It said he would rate my flat feet about a 7 out of 10 with 10 being the worst. There were a few reasons I had this procedure done. First I knew...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 08-20-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,655
Posted By renegaderob18
Just had Hyprocure procedure done. Here is info for you.

I tried to do tons of research on this procedure and could only find 90% from doctor websites or the website itself, so I wanted to share my experience to help others. I am a 35 year old male with...
Board: Sleep Disorders 07-16-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 390
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: How much is too much

I've been told by my doc that adults only need 7-8 hours sleep and once you start hitting 9 or more hours per night is oversleepng and it makes you more tired during the day. As long as you don't...
Board: Sleep Disorders 07-16-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: 1st timer

I am 35 and can't use the nose one, because i felt suffocated since i can't fully breath through my nose. I have the full mask which is manageable. I sleep with the machine 1-2 feet away from me and...
Board: Sleep Disorders 07-16-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 590
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Another "On CPAP, still tired" thread

for a little over 2 years I've been seeing a sleep doc. When I first saw him I was told after a sleep study I had severe sleep apnea due to a small airway. He gave me a cpap machine and it took about...
Board: Foot & Ankle Problems 06-18-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 322
Posted By renegaderob18
Anyone have Hyprocure done?

I've had several knee surgeries in the past 2 years due to my joints (mainly inner knee pain) and told will need knee replacement around age 45( I'm 35 now). Anyway I went to visit a foot specialist...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 06-03-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 510
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: 2 Tears

I am guessing it is a re-tear, because the last one was a full complete tear that the other doc did December of 2011. I was told by the doc I am seeing now that it is the top of the labrum. Would it...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 06-03-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 510
Posted By renegaderob18
2 Tears

I have two tears in my shoulder. One is at the top of the labrum and the other is the bicep tendon. Has anyone gone through these before and what can I expect after surgery? I know the doc said a...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 02-19-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 533
Posted By renegaderob18
post surgery microfracture info needed

Had micro surgery a week and a half ago. Will be getting stitches out in about 3 days. I was told no weight bearing for at least 4 weeks, maybe up to 6. I have questions since surgery. Why do they...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 02-04-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 377
Posted By renegaderob18
Info On Microfracture Surgery

After getting 6 opinions I have decided to try microfaracture surgery on my knee. I am getting it done on the medial condyle and the lateral femoral this Friday.(2-8-13) Has anyone had both sides...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 01-26-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 300
Posted By renegaderob18
Pkr info needed

I am possibly looking at Patellofemoral Replacement(pkr). I have grade 4 chondromalacia and we have tried everything else. At age 35 I am to the point I need a crutch for assistance to get around. ...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 01-20-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Please help with MRI results

Thanks for your reply. I am hoping that different people can help with whatever section of the question they might have knowledge on. I have been tryign to look up different things especially about...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 01-17-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By renegaderob18
Please help with MRI results

Going to see the doc late next week but want to see if anyone can help read any or all of this to help me understand it. Maybe with enough people most or all of the results can be figured out.

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Board: Knee & Hip Problems 01-04-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 779
Posted By renegaderob18
Need Help Deciding between PKR and TKR ...Please Help

I have had pain in my right inside knee for a little over a year know...have tried the injections, rest, ice, therapy and 2 surgeries for chondromalacia, but everything makes it worse. I am to the...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 12-15-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Need opinions on knee problems

I forgot to mention my knee feels unstable when I try to walk on it as well like its gonna give out on me.
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 12-15-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By renegaderob18
Need opinions on knee problems

I'm going to try to make this as quick as I can. I am a 35 year old male. I have had 2 surgeries within a year for chondromalacia, have had 2 cortisone shots, and 3 months or so of therapy in a years...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 12-04-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Total Knee Replacement Help

Thanks for the reply. I do have a new question along with the other questions already posted. My question is has anyone had there foot go to sleep while waiting for the TKR surgery? I am not sure why...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 12-02-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Total Knee Replacement Help

Is it easy or not easy to tear you mcl. pcl, or acl or anything like that while waiting for knee replacement when you have bone on bone like myself with a lot of water on the knee and the knee is not...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 11-30-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Total Knee Replacement Help

u are really helping. Hope you don't mind if i keep asking questions as they come to me. lol...my kids and I usally walk to school since it's about a 7 minute walk, so how long did it take u to be...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 11-30-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Total Knee Replacement Help

So you were using a walker for almost 3 weeks and then went to a cane with no crutches in between? How many days were you in the hospital?
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 11-29-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By renegaderob18
Total Knee Replacement Help

I will be having knee replacement in a month or two, but want some info from those who have had it done. I will only be 35 when I have it done. Within the last year we have tried clean up surgery,...
Board: Knee & Hip Problems 11-16-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 378
Posted By renegaderob18
Knee Questions

I have had knee surgery twice within a year. Both for chodromalacia( runners knee) on my right knee. 2-3 weeks after the first surgery i was fine. Felt like a brand new knee and felt like I could run...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 10-19-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 719
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Bicep Tendon Help

Have you had a bicep tear? I am trying to find out if there is bulging, swelling or bruising anywhere near the area? I don't know if one of if any of those symptoms always show up with a torn bicep...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 10-18-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 719
Posted By renegaderob18
Bicep Tendon Help

I was told by my ortho that I have a bicep tear after he looked at the MRI. I have done some reading on it and have read that there is either bulging, bruising, or swelling in the area, but I have...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 10-12-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,829
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Rotator Cuff Bone Spur

I have had bone spurs 3 times. Had the shots and therapy and rest and all of that other stuff, but nothing seemed to work, so finally had surgery so they could remove them, but when they went in...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 10-08-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,252
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Full Supraspinatus Tendon Tear Help

sorry hit the wrong button while typing, but any way like I was saying is she is going to go see the surgeon that I have had success with on my other shoulder, but just have to wait a few weeks for...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 10-08-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,252
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Full Supraspinatus Tendon Tear Help

With my bicep surgery it will be my 13th overall at age 34 or 35 depending when I have it done, but still have a high possibility of both shoulders and my right knee all replaced when old enough,...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 10-05-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,252
Posted By renegaderob18
Re: Full Supraspinatus Tendon Tear Help

Thank you for your reply. I will first answer your question about my supra tendon repair. I actually had two. The first one was about 5 years ago and now that I am thinking it was a full supra tear...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 10-04-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,252
Posted By renegaderob18
Full Supraspinatus Tendon Tear Help

My girlfriend has a full supraspinatus tendon tear in her left shoulder according to the MRI report we got from the hospital. We haven't been to see the surgery to make sure of everything as I know...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 09-13-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 566
Posted By renegaderob18
Shoulder Ligament Help

My girlfriend had an MRI of her left shoulder and went to the doc to get her results. She was told she has a full ligament tear, so her family doc is sending her to the specialist I actually see and...
Board: Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 07-25-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 638
Posted By renegaderob18
Shoulder Pain

I have had two shoulder surgeries on my left side already. Once was for bone spurs and to remove a small section of the collar bone. About 6 months later in December of last year I had surgery for a...
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